With the frenzy of December’s holidays, you probably forgot about Valentine’s Day… and it is just around the corner! You should definitely start thinking about what you are going to get for your loved ones. No ideas? Here’s a little secret for you: nothing says “I love you” better than a thoughtful, handmade gift. And if you’re telling yourself “I’m not crafty enough”, don’t worry! You don’t have to go all Martha Stewart with this. Today’s DIY gift ideas were carefully chosen so you can follow them step by step without going crazy. Enjoy making a nice gift for your boyfriend, girlfriend and friends with these superb Valentine’s Day gift ideas!
I’m sure most girls will agree on the fact that man are the hardest people to buy for! But this special day can’t go without you giving them something special, right? My advice: Don’t just go for cute, but useful too! Here are some ideas of DIY gifts you boyfriend will actually enjoy:
1. DIY Easy Men’s Bow Tie
This simple craft will help your man look extra sharp for your Valentine’s date night. You can go for a V-day color scheme or something more down his alley, like black or navy. Either way, I’m sure he’ll love it!
Full Tutorial at Handmade In the Heartland
2. Tassel Keychain
The two things a guy always carries with him are his wallet and keys, which makes a keychain a very useful gift! This one is easy to do and very inexpensive. Choose the right ribbons for your tassel and you will make it as unique as he is!
Full Tutorial at 3 Little Green Woods
3. Chocolate Mix Mason Jar
They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach! A sweet treat never ever fails. And since it still is a little chilly, a hot beverage is the right choice! This hot chocolate mix mason jar will warm your boyfriend’s heart.
Full Tutorial at Daily Lesure
Don’t try to deny it. Deep down, you know she’s wishes you’ll give her a homemade Valentine’s Day Gift. It shows you took the time to make her something special rather than just placing an online purchase at the store. Earn the best boyfriend status with these ideas:
4. Crochet Heart Headband
You too can help her look gorgeous for this special day! This crochet heart headband is so simple, and yet so beautiful she will wear it any day of the year! Reds and pinks are perfect for the occasion, but you can pick any other color and custom make it for her.
Full Tutorial at Maybe Matilda
5. Satin Flowers Bouquet
Every girl loves a bouquet of her favorite flowers, especially on Valentine’s Day. They love flowers so much they’ll try to preserve them for as long as they can. So… give her one that she can keep forever! This satin ribbon rose bouquet will wow her!
Full Tutorial at iCreativeIdeas
6. Ribbon Wrap Bracelet
A piece of jewelry is always a great gift! A little something that will always remind her of you whenever she wears it. Doesn’t it sound like the perfect Valentine’s Day present? All you need is ribbon and a few charms. You won’t believe how easy it is to make!
Full Tutorial at Yes Missy
For Friends and Family
Don’t just focus on your sweetheart! Valentine’s day is also a date to celebrate friendships and fraternal love. So, make something special for them too! These DIY Valentine’s crafts are perfect for your friends and family! We’re sure they’ll appreciate them:
7. Paint Sample Bookmarks
These bookmarks are super cute, super easy to make, and super cheap! Perfect for all your book addicts loved ones! They take so little time to make that you’ll be able to do one for everybody and their mama!
Full Tutorial at Melissa’s Bargains
8. Ribbon Heart Card
How could we write about Valentine’s goodies without the oh so classic card! No holiday is a holiday without a thoughtful card. Even more if it is a homemade card. Use as many textures as you want to make it super fun. But, of course, don’t forget to add a little pink!
Full Tutorial at Happy Hooligans
9. Yarn Wrapped Hearts
This craft is for those of you that, even after all this easy to do ideas, still need some extra help. Don’t worry, we’ve got you! All you need is a cardboard, yarn, and a piece of tape. That’s it! So easy to do even your kids will enjoy it!
Full Tutorial at Easy Peasy and Fun
With these super ideas, I’m sure your loved ones will have an amazing Valentine’s Day! And after giving such amazing gifts… so will you! Pick everything that you need for your crafts from our store and have a lovely Valentine’s Day.